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U.S. Senate Passes the 2018 Farm Bill

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The United States Senate has passed their version of the 2018 Farm Bill on a 86-11 vote yesterday. Most importantly for the sector, included within the bill is the Hemp Farming Act of 2018 which seeks to end industrial hemp prohibition for good throughout the country. The House and Senate...
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House Passes 2018 Farm Bill

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The United States House of Representatives approved the 2018 Farm Bill with a narrow 213-211 vote this week that has passed legislation to legalize the growth of hemp throughout the country’s farmland. This is the the second vote on the new Farm Bill that has taken place over the of the...
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U.S. Senate Agricultural Committee Passing 2018 Farm Bill with a 20-1 Vote

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The Senate Agricultural Committee in the United States is in charge of legislative oversight of any legislative matter in relation to agriculture industry, farming programs, forestry, and health industries. This past Wednesday, the Committee  passed the 2018 Farm Bill with a 20-1 vote. The passing of this bill in the...